ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico — Police in Albuquerque are investigating a shooting in front of a restaurant parking lot that left one man dead.
Police say officers responded to reports of a shooting outside a Village Inn in northwest Albuquerque around 11:20 p.m. Saturday.
Police spokesman Simon Drobik says police arrived and found 49-year-old Daniel Nieto with several gunshot wounds.
He was immediately taken to a hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
Drobik says investigators are searching for a teal green or bluish grey SUV that is possibly a Nissan Rogue or an Acura MDX.
The vehicle has a New Mexico license plate with a yellow background and was seen fleeing the scene.